Los Angeles’ JNOV Denied After $2.1M Retaliation Verdict For Police Officer

Mealey's (June 8, 2016, 2:39 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California trial court judge on June 3 denied a motion by the City of Los Angeles for judgment notwithstanding the verdict (JNOV) less than a month after a Los Angeles jury awarded a female Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) detective more than $2.1 million for claims that she was retaliated against after taking a medically ordered and approved disability leave (Maria Elena Montoya v. City of Los Angeles, et al., No. BC504572, Calif. Super., Los Angeles Co.).

(Judgment available.  Document #73-160513-028V.)...
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